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Why is my server so slow to accept connections?

I've noticed that my server seems to be very slow to accept connections - i.e. when analyzing the load time using the Chrome event map, it shows that some tasks can spend multiple seconds waiting for ...
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1answer
95 views

Lean but effective linux IDS / IPS / WAF? [closed]

I'm looking for a lean but effective IDS/IDP/WAF solution for my tiny VPS webserver. Currently I already use iptables and psad but a lot of the web server scanning attempts slip through. I use ngingx ...
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0answers
36 views

What do I need to configure to access a web app deployed on a remote server?

I have deployed a web app to IIS 7 on a remote (intranet, on domain) server. I believe if I use the IP address of that server as the host name in the app's URL, I shouldn't need any DNS or other ...
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1answer
730 views

Getting Fatal Errors in Nginx to Be Shown in the Browser

While developing I'm getting blank pages in my browser whenever I create a fatal error in PHP with a typo or just my bad programming ;). It's super annoying for me to have to view the raw nginx error ...
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1answer
208 views

Dell PowerEdge server crashed, how to repair? What happened? Information inside

I am currently in high school and run our school's website. This summer, our SysAdmin was diagnosed with cancer, and he went off for treatment, so I have been thrown into an interesting situation. ...
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Advice on root account and ports ubuntu server

I've recently launched a website that's only been online 2 days, just checked the auth.log and already there are multiple login attempts being made from an IP based in Asia. I've changed my own user ...
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0answers
40 views

is there difference in hosting application within default website and outside default website(as a separate website)

I use IIS 7.5 I hosted a web application (windows authenticated) within default Website server details server name : kevserver domain name : kserver-dev.com I logged in to the server with my creds ...
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2answers
73 views

Web Server Becomes Unresponsive - What now [closed]

Im running a VPS with Windows 2008r2 DataCenter, 1 CPU and 2GB RAM. At apparently random intervals the server becomes unresponsive in that I cant access certain websites it hosts - yet others seem to ...
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1answer
410 views

How does Nginx reverse proxy cache work?

I don't understand how a reverse proxy with caching works. Let's assume that the cache is empty. User1 loads index.php (dynamic content). There's no cache, so Nginx queries the php file. The server ...
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1answer
929 views

I am getting a 400 Bad Request error when using Nginx and PHP-FPM, why?

I am trying to run a website (that requires PHP - it technically doesn't require MySQL at this time, but it may sometime in the near future as I continue developing it, so I went ahead and installed ...
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1answer
106 views

Form's being sent from root instead user mail

I have server which is hosting few websites. When user fills form on a website I get it from root@webserver instead from mail which belongs to the hosted website. How can I check why is this ...
3
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2answers
105 views

Internal website and DNS config [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Needed: Simple HTTP reverse proxy for Windows 2008 We have two servers sbs2003 and a new server2008(web server). Currently we have remote.example.com pointing to our ...
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2answers
107 views

web server: REST API “forwarder”

We have a REST API in our application, however we do not wish to put the server which provides this API in a web-accessible location. I would like to install something in a web-accessible server ...
1
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1answer
63 views

Ubuntu can only be accessed at *.local [closed]

I'm running a Ubuntu desktop OS as a Git and web server. The server is named bbtsrv03. Everything is setup perfectly, however the only way I can access this server from my local machine to get to ...
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1answer
63 views

Adding SSL certificate made it impossible to access all virtual hosts

I just added a self signed SSL certificate on one of my virtual hosts. I'm using Ubuntu Server and Webmin, if that helps. The site I added the certificate for works perfectly, but trying to access a ...
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2answers
2k views

How do I check on the visitor statistics of a website that I do not own?

How do I check the visitor statistics of a webpage/website that does not belong to me ? (for example, I would like to know roughly how many people actually use http://www.askjonskeet.com/)
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3answers
398 views

Why is DownOrNot and JustPing reporting that my website is down?

I was pinging my site with DownOrNot and it is reporting that my website is down from ALL locations: http://www.downornot.com/qweop Then I pinged it with JustPing and it is reporting that my website ...
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4answers
753 views

Web Based Linux Server Monitoring

I'm in search of a tool that would monitor my server, something like a phpSysInfo or munin. I want to gather as much as possible so log parsing would be ideal. Also I need an opensource solution ...
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1answer
59 views

URL Redirections

I have registered 3 domains with .com, .co.in and .in extensions. My .com domain is hosted. I want users to be redirected to the .com website when they type in the .co.in and .in urls. How do I do ...
0
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1answer
56 views

partial responses from remote server

I'm posting this question here, but I'm not 100% sure where the problem lies. I have a site hosted through Media Temple that I'm developing. It's started to continually give me http 206 responses ...
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2answers
152 views

What Web Server Was Used Before Apache

What did the majority of websites use as web server, before Apache in 1995?
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2answers
4k views

Any disadvantage to short DNS TTL? [closed]

Any disadvantage to short DNS TTL?
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2answers
930 views

Does IIS 7/7.5 304 (Not Modified) involve disk IO?

I am wondering how does IIS (7/7.5) work in terms of 304 ((Not Modified) response code. For example when an image is cached on client side (i.e. a web browser) with the Last-Modified HTTP header set, ...
4
votes
4answers
370 views

how many users typically use the “forgotten password” flow?

I was wondering what the "standard" usage rate of the "forgot my password" flow is on other ecommerce/industry websites? Right now not that many people go through the "forgot my password" link on my ...
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2answers
353 views

Is it possible to put resource limits on an IIS7 site?

I have a number of different web apps running under IIS7. Is it possible to put limits on one app - for example, limit the number of connections, bandwidth, memory usage and CPU allowed? I need to ...
0
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4answers
190 views

Web Application Performance Testing - End User Experience

I currently maintain servers that host a .NET web application for external customers (primarily Microsoft technologies). I would like to find some tools or services that would let me measure web ...
9
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4answers
7k views

How to get nginx to redirect from www to non-www domain?

Let's say I want to redirect from www.example.com to example.com and I want to do this using nginx. I looked around and did not see any good documentation on this so I figured I would ask and answer ...